How to write songs on guitar

The guitar is a favourite for songwriting as it offers a varied sonic palette but how do you get started writing a song on it. To start with it helps if you know to some…

Top 10 tools for music producers – the ultimate bedroom set up

Heading to the studio every time you want to put down a fresh beat can get costly. Luckily there’s plenty of consumer grade equipment that will produce a comparable sound for a whole lot less….

Ernie Ball announce 8 brand new string sets full of slinkys

The biggest name in lacing up guitars with their strings have launched a brand new range to usher in the new decade. Ernie Ball have added 8 new sets of strings to their world-renowned range….

Eclipse by Rosetti guitar strings (Review)

We recently got our hands on some of Rosetti’s Eclipse strings to see how these slinky strings measure up. Spoiler alert: They’re pretty good. The nice people at Rosetti were kind enough to send us…

Can Electro-Harmonix make guitar strings as good as their pedals?

Electro-Harmonix have proved themselves as one of the best guitar and bass pedal makers in the world and now they want to take their world-class quality to the fretboard. We’re seeing lots of exciting news…

Do you need to dress your guitar in a suit to protect its private parts?

This Israeli reckons you do and they have the perfect suit to keep your guitar safe without the hassle of lugging it into a case. The G-Suit is looking to put cases on guitars rather…

How to make the bass even funkier, add 8 more strings to it

When played right the bass guitar is a funky as f–k instrument, but it turns out the more strings you add the funkier it gets. YouTuber Davie504 takes on musical challenges from his users on…

Fretlocks Single String Capos for Guitar

Most guitarists can sympathise with a situation when you needed just one or two extra fingers furtherĀ up or lower down the fretboard to complete a unique chord or play a quick lick. New ‘Fretlocks’ could…